Innovative mechanisms of action for pharmaceutical cognitive enhancement: A systematic review

@article{Fond2015InnovativeMO,
  title={Innovative mechanisms of action for pharmaceutical cognitive enhancement: A systematic review},
  author={G. Fond and J. Micoulaud-Franchi and L. Brunel and A. Macgregor and D. Repantis},
  journal={Psychiatry Research},
  year={2015},
  volume={229},
  pages={12-20}
}
Pharmacological cognitive enhancement refers to improvement in cognitive functions after drug use in healthy individuals. This popular topic attracts attention both from the general public and the scientific community. The objective was to explore innovative mechanisms of psychostimulant's action, whose potential effectiveness was assessed in randomized placebo-controlled trials (RCTs). A systematic review was carried out, using the words "attention", "memory", "learning", "executive functions… Expand
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